ELIZABETH—Seventeen volunteer advocates will be sworn into service on Monday, July 6 to serve out-of-placement children – including those in the foster care system – in Union County through Court Appointed Special Advocates of Union County. Court Appointed Special Advocates…
ELIZABETH — Bridgeway’s sixth annual golf classic, held June 8 at Shackamaxon Golf and Country Club, was a huge success netting close to $29,000 for Bridgeway services, Adrienne Soricelli Vogel, president of Bridgeway’s Board of Trustees announced.
ELIZABETH – Authorities are conducting a manhunt for an inmate who escaped from Union County Jail just after midnight today.
ELIZABETH—Otis Blunt and Jose Espinosa, the two men who escaped from the Union County Jail in December 2007, are scheduled to be sentenced on Friday morning before Union County Superior Court Judge Joseph P. Donohue.
ELIZABETH—Elizabeth High School celebrated its last commencement ceremony as the largest high school in the State of New Jersey Monday evening.
ELIZABETH – Carlos Pinho, former president of the Portuguese Social Club in Elizabeth, pleaded guilty last week to stealing more than $2.5 million in a Ponzi scheme that targeted his mostly middle- and working-class immigrant club members.
ELIZABETH – Forty young women received their high school diplomas when Benedictine Academy held the 94th commencement ceremony on June 4.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy is offering a summer acting workshop from June 22-26 at the school, located at 840 North Broad Street in Elizabeth.
ELIZABETH—On Saturday, July 18, Trinitas Regional Medical Center Auxiliary will host a bus trip to see the Staten Island Yankees.
GREAT LAKES, Ill.—Navy Reserve Seaman Recruit William J. Pierce, a 2007 graduate of Elizabeth High School, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.